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  1. Kayak School Instructor

  2. Eastern Mountain Sports
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  5. Northeast US - CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT
  6. Seasonal
  7. February 15, 2012
  8. 04/30/12
  9. 05/15/12
  10. The Portland Kayak School Instructor will assist the Supervisor of the Kayak School in all aspects of his/her job including but not limited to: teaching classes, marketing the schools,  receiving, checking, repairing and cleaning kayaks and trailers, and being available to travel.


    • Be able to teach kayaking 3-5 days a week.
    • Able to spend time on overnight camps.
    • Assist in boat and trailer maintenance.
    • Help with the day to day running of a busy rental location.
    • Answer the telephone and respond to emails timely.
    • Drive trailer with kayaks to appropriate drops offs and pick ups.
    • Other duties as needed.
  12. What you need to be successful in this position:

    • 3 years prior experience in outdoor industry with customer interaction.
    • Basic Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook skills.
    • American Canoe Association Coastal Kayak Basic or equivalent.
    • Current First aid and CPR.
    • Adaptive Paddling qualification is preferred but we will offer training.
    • Significant manual dexterity and mobility – able to fulfill the Schools functions including lifting and moving kayaks up to 60 lbs.
    • Ability to travel 30% of time, including overnight.
    • Ability to drive trailers desired.
  13. We aspire to be the best place to work in the outdoor industry. We are a community that believes the strength of each individual employee is what provides the company with a sustainable future and an authentic brand. We maintain a fun work environment without ever losing focus on tasks at hand. Here, our work facilitates our passion.

  14. The Kayak School season is mid-May to Mid-September. Instructors should be available during this time period.
    • Outdoor Skills School
    • Adult - General
    • Kayaking - flatwater
  15. Please apply online through the Career Opportunities section of our website.

    Or apply directly in the Portland Store located at 87 Marginal Way, Portland.

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  17. Eastern Mountain Sports
  19. Pne Vose Farm Road
  20. Petrborough
  21. NH
  22. 03458
  23. US
  24. 603-924-9571
  25. 603-924-9138
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